Batista

[ buh-tee-stuh; Spanish bah-tees-tah ]
/ bəˈti stə; Spanish bɑˈtis tɑ /

noun

Ful·gen·cio [fool-hen-syaw] /fulˈhɛn syɔ/, Fulgencio Batista y Zaldívar,1901–73, Cuban military leader: dictator of Cuba 1934–40; president 1940–44, 1952–59.

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Batista
/ (Spanish baˈtista) /

noun

Fulgencio (fulˈxenθjo), full name Batista y Zaldívar . 1901–73, Cuban military leader and dictator: president of Cuba (1940–44, 1952–59); overthrown by Fidel Castro
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